Creating A Home Studio (and changing my name)

I've spent the last few blog posts trying to give everyone a little insight into my creative process and the best advice I think I have to offer other creatives. This week I'm discussing one of my favorite subjects and that's creating a studio space in your home. In an ideal world we would all…

Creating a Weekly Schedule When You Work from Home

My last couple posts dealt with how you can take 10 minutes a day to pursue your creative (or any) goals and when it's time to walk away and reset. Today, I'm going into more of the "nitty gritty" details of how I keep a mostly consistent schedule which helps me balance my life as…

Taking 10 Minutes A Day to Become a Better Artist (or Anything)

I recently did a short interview for The Balanced Life (the interview will be out later this Spring) to talk about what I've been through with my genetic disorder and what physical and mental obstacles I've overcome to get where I am today. I realized as I was answering these questions that the biggest obstacles…

More black rabbits and Kingdom Hearts, plus a cat!

It has a been, as I expected, a pretty busy week return to school. I'm writing every day and doing my best to remain productive which is admittedly not that easy. I've learned throughout my time in college and graduate school that I'm what you would call easily distracted, and when you have two dogs,…